Parker Hannifin’s Racor Division, Modesto, Calif. and Faudi Aviation GmbH & Co. KG, Stadtallendorf, Germany have jointly announced a global strategic partnership. The worldwide agreement allows the purchasing and selling of commercial aviation and industrial fuel filtration products between both companies. The agreement also includes electronic aviation fuel monitoring systems. Reciprocal product availability is scheduled for the fourth quarter of this year. The Parker Racor Division and Faudi Aviation Fuel Filtration collaboration allows both companies to expand in the aviation fuel filtration market.
Faudi offers vessels and elements that are approved to national and international standards including API 5th edition and API 3rd edition. Military aviation specification approvals include Mil-F-8901, DEF 49/3-4 and TL 4330-001. Parker Racor Division is an API 5th edition and API 3rd edition qualified supplier of vessels and elements. Products includes API/IP 1581 and military standard aviation fuel coalescer/separators, API/IP 1583 monitors and API/IP 1590 microfilter elements. Parker Racor has also developed electronic monitoring systems to support aviation fuel management.